British Executions

Meredith Williams

Age: unknown

Sex: female

Crime: stealing sheep

Date Of Execution: 1 Jul 1742

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Wales

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Meredith Williams (otherwise Phillip) (of the parish of Llanelwedd, Radnor) in the parish of Llanafanfechan on 1 July 1742 stole 1 white sheep (value 2/-) belonging to Thomas Prosser and 1 wether sheep (value 2/-) and 1 white lamb (value 1/-) belonging to Thomas Davies (WALES 4/377/5). Guilty verdict.